Designing Vibrant Places

Mobility Network

Woodland is relatively compact compared to other suburban communities in the Sacramento region, making transit, walking, and bicycling viable. However, automobiles will remain the primary mode of travel in the ...

Form Based Code

Form-based codes substitute building height, setbacks and other parameters for Floor-Area- Ratios (FAR), a measure of how much square footage can be built on a given piece of land.

Market Considerations

CNU-California Member, Richard Hunt of Peloton Research Partners, conducted an initial market review for the prospects for new mixed‐use development at the County Fail Mall site. We examined the existing ...

Implementation Strategies

Short-Term Steps Near-term steps that maintain and increase options for the mall’s repositioning should be favored strongly over those that may limit options. For example, signing only short-term leases (one-year ...

Implementation Summary

Offsite Enhancement to Attract and Leverage Investment County Fair Mall’s adjacency to an active regional rail line is a particularly exciting opportunity for the introduction of passenger rail service to ...